Police Department & Community to Join at Four Parks
Â JERSEY CITYÂ â€”Â Mayor Steven M. FulopÂ and theÂ Jersey City Police DepartmentÂ will host theÂ 30th Annual National Night Out (NNO), a crime prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and Target, NNOâ€™s national sponsor. Events will take place simultaneously, fromÂ 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.Â atÂ Pershing Field, Arlington Park, Audubon Park,Â andÂ Hamilton Park.
Â The two police unions, theÂ Police Superior Officers Association (PSOA)Â and theÂ Police Officers Benevolent Association (POBA)and the Jersey City Police Foundation are helping to sponsor two of the locations.
National Night OutÂ encourages neighbors and communities to come together, get acquainted with one another, and have a fun-filled safe night that fosters neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. There will be balloons, refreshments, plenty of entertainment and activities, games, and giveaways in each park. Various community and service organizations will be on hand to provide information to the public.
â€œAddressing the public safety issue in our city has been the first priority for my administration,â€ saidÂ Mayor Fulop.Â â€œWe are redeploying personnel to where they are needed most, increasing police presence in our communities, and restructuring the department to provide more accountability and
Mayor FulopÂ will visit National Night Out locations to commend and acknowledge those individuals and groups who are providing invaluable services and resources to their community. Continue reading Jersey City to Celebrate 30th Annual National Night Out Against Crime Tuesday, August 6th